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    The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) - major CERN project.

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    Bird’s eye view of the Institut Laue–Langevin complex

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    A free-electron laser XFEL at DESY in Hamburg.

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    The Heavy Ion Storage Ring ESR at GSI Helmholtz Centre for Heavy Ion Research.

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    Employees of the Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht celebrate the date of establishment of the center.

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    Bird’s eye view of two largest particle accelerators of Fermilab

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    Campus of Brookhaven National Laboratory.

Vast scientific potential of B.P. Konstantinov Petersburg Nuclear Physics Institute entitles its researchers to participate in international projects and collaboration with the leading centers of Europe and America. There is close scientific cooperation between PNPI and the following foreign research centers:


  • Conseil Européen pour la Recherche Nucléaire

    The world biggest high-energy physics laboratory.

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  • The Paul Scherrer Institute

    Switzerland's biggest national research centre.

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  • Institut Laue-Langevin

    International research center based in Grenoble, France. At the leading edge of neutron science and technology, it operates one of the most intense neutron sources in the world (53 MW).

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  • European Synchrotron Radiation Facility

    The ESRF is the world's most intense X-ray source and a center of excellence for fundamental and innovation-driven research in condensed and living matter science. Russia is a member state of the ESRF with the contribution of 6%.

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  • Saclay Nuclear Research Center (Centre CEA de Saclay)

    It is the heart of French nuclear research, one of 9 laboratories belonging to the Commissariat à l'énergie atomique (CEA).

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  • Laboratoire Léon Brillouin

    France’s national neutron scattering research center located in Saclay.

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  • Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron

    The facilities generate the world’s most intense X-ray light XFEL, accelerate particles to record energies and open completely new windows onto the universe. Russia is a member state in XFEL with the contribution of 25%.

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  • GSI Helmholtz Centre for Heavy Ion Research

    Research center with world’s biggest heavy ions accelerator.

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  • Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin

    Being located in Belin, the center has the 10 MW BER-II nuclear research reactor for research with neutron scattering (former Hahn Meitner Institute) and the third-generation BESSY synchrotron (Berlin synchrotron).

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  • Helmholtz-Zentrum Julich

    The center is a member of Helmholtz Association of German Research Centers - the largest scientific organization in Germany.

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  • Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht

    The collaboration of four German research institutes.

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  • Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory

    United States Department of Energy national laboratory specializing in high-energy particle physics.

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  • Brookhaven National Laboratory

    One of United States Department of Energy national laboratories.

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  • National Institute of Standards and Technology

    One of the oldest physics laboratories in the United States.

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  • University of Jyväskylä

    The most famous nuclear physics institute in Finland.

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UK of Great Britain

  • Rutherford Appleton Laboratory

    British nuclear physics research laboratory.

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